npm Enterprise is a program called
npme that runs on a server or VM
and is configured and maintained by the IT or Ops department at your
In order for you and your development teams to use your npm Enterprise
instance, you'll need to install the npm Command Line Interface (CLI),
npm ships with any install of Node. If you have Node on your machine, you already have npm!
To test if you have Node, type:
To test if you have npm, type:
We strongly recommend that you install Node with a version manager. Here are the ones we know of and have used:
Don't see your favorite Node version manager here? Please file an issue so we can include it.
Although we don't recommend it, you can also install Node (which comes with npm) via installers.
NodeSource has created and maintains binary distributions of io.js and Node for multiple platforms. If you are on Linux we recommend that you use these.